It's that time of months again, and this is the lovely pattern I'm giving away: This 36 bust dress and Jumpsuit pattern, McCalls 5366. How to Enter Well, it's very easy this month. All you have to do is like my page on facebook (link below) and comment on the post on my facebook page… Continue reading February Vintage Sewing Pattern Giveaway
Dare I say that this week has been my favourite?! I find it hard to see in black and white and I love colour. This week we were asked to consider the words we came up with previously, the colours we wear and the colours that are in our stash. I feel like I have… Continue reading The Wardrobe Architect: Week Five
This week I feel the real fun started. We took our answers from week 3 and started to pull them together to create silhouettes. I used Polyvore as suggested and pinned my creations onto my core style board on Pinterest. I have to say I'm pretty happy with what I came up with. Having something… Continue reading The Wardrobe Architect: Week 4
Thanks so much to everyone who entered, time to announce the winner....drumroll please..... Anna! I'll be emailing you in a minute, please get back to me asap and I'll post your pattern on Monday. Everyone else, please keep an eye out in Feb, there'll be another giveaway at the end of the month.
This week the focus is on shape. Shape of the garment, not the shape of you and how this makes you feel. The main elements being: Ease (tight or loose) Length Neckline Waistline position Sleeve length Fullness We were asked to fill in a worksheet which was in a matrix form listing shapes comparable to… Continue reading The Wardrobe Architect: Week 3